November 7, 2013

Board Approves $1.2B Design for Falcons Stadium


                    (From Sports Business Journal, November 4, 2013) Lead architect Bill Johnson of Kansas City-based 360 Architecture  was more than excited to hear that a unanimous decision was made to improve the Atlanta Falcons stadium design for $1.2 billion. The new design will feature a retractable-roof […]

October 24, 2013

NBA Near Deals to Allow Live Local Streaming Leaguewide


(From Sports Business Journal, October 21, 2013) The two biggest regional sports networks (RSN), Fox Sports Media Group and NBC Sports Group, are finalizing deals with the NBA to live stream local games for the first time for a US major sports league. Other RSNs are expected to pick up deals to live-stream in their […]

April 18, 2013

How Powerful A Player Will Roc Nation Be?


(from Sports Business Journal, April 15, 2013) While Jay-Z is still very early in his efforts to establish Roc Nation Sports, he is hoping to transfer his success in the hip-hop business into the world of sports. In the future, Roc Nation Sports hopes to have all of their agents from multiple different sports certified. […]

March 21, 2013

MLS Checks In With Foursquare, Extends Partnership With Site


(from Sports Business Journal, March 18, 2013) After a year of partnership between Major League Soccer (MLS) and Foursquare, a location-based social network site, the partnership has been renewed for the 2013 season. Although financial details were kept private, Chris Schlosser, Vice President of MLS Digital, said MLS received 4 million impressions through the 2012 season partnership. “That’s […]